Hidden in Limerick's country town of Newcastle West is one of Ireland's best kept secrets, The Orchard. An impressive country house with old world charm, it is the perfect getaway from the city's hustle and bustle. Boasting five spacious bedrooms, each with their own en suite, you are provided the warmth and comfort of Irish hospitality.
Attractions are a stone's throw away with the town's locals always up for fun and activity. From Irish pubs to fresh-food markets, nature parks to the legendary Desmond Castle, there is always something to see and do.
Upon your arrival, you will be greeted by Eileen, who will have ready for you, piping hot tea and coffee and fresh, home-made Guinness cake. For over 18 years, Eileen has been hostess to many satisfied guests who have experienced her wonderful array of breakfast selections, ranging from traditional Irish breakfasts, cakes and crepes, scones, bread and jam selections, all made at The Orchard, using fresh, farm produce. If you give yourself time, you can even book a home-baking session with Eileen, learning some of the secrets to making your own traditional, Irish breads!
The Orchard has been a convenient stopover for people traveling. Whether you are heading towards Blarney or Killarney or even to Bunratty Castle, it has been ideal for many. Tourists have visited and returned during the holiday period, and for couples, it is a peaceful weekend rest. A private spacious room is available for families, as well.
So, if you wish to blend in the idyllic nature of Ireland's magical countryside, the comfort and warmth of her hospitality, then come and visit Eileen at The Orchard and enjoy a wonderful tale or two!
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B&B Facilities & Policies
- Bicycle hire
- Free Breakfast
- Cots available
- Credit Cards Accepted
- Free Internet Access
- Free WiFi
- Hot Showers
- Internet Access
- No Curfew
- Tea & Coffee Making Facilities
- Towels Included
Cancellation PolicyThis property has a 2 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge equal to the first night of your stay.
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The Orchard is located on the N21. Coming from Limerick, I am on the right hand side of the road, just after the start of the 60 km/h speed limit.
We are 3/4 hour away from Kerry Airport and 1 hour from Shannon Airport.
Located on the N 21. North of the town. Near the 60 km/h speed limit sign.